This is the Gelato Kids Summer Top and Shorts pdf sewing pattern that also includes a skirt option.
This looks like a fabulous project that your kids will love. This awesome little summer outfit is both delightful and very easy to sew. The top has been designed to be waist length only with a waistband that ties into a bow at the back.
The shorts are made with front pockets and an elastic waistband. The designer, Felicity Patterns, has also included a flared, elastic waist skirt as an option for the shorts.
This project is perfect for a beginner sewer who has good basic sewing experience.
The designer says that the best fabric to use is lightweight woven cotton e.g. poplin, lawn, seersucker, homespun, and also minimal stretch knit with a stretch of no more than 25-30%.
The Gelato Cute Kids Summer Top and Shorts pattern comes in NINE sizes, as follows:-
These sizes fit 2 to 10 years. See the size chart photo for more details. The designer reminds us all that you should always check the size chart first – Chest, Waist, and Height measurements are the best guide for selecting the correct size for your child.
The PDF digital sewing pattern includes a color photo sewing tutorial. The pattern for each garment is on a separate pattern grid and has a separate sewing tutorial. The pattern comes as a full-size range nest clearly laid out. All seam allowances are included and each pattern piece is labeled with cutting instructions. There’s a page layout guide included and all pages are numbered and sizes are color-coded. All measurements are in both inches and centimeters.
For printing, the paper size is A4 or Letter. If you are in the USA you can use Letter size paper or Legal size. Full instructions for printing are in the pattern file.
If you would like to download the pattern you can click on the blue button below.